Jose Mourinho fined for tax fraud in Spain
Spanish prosecutors said, Jose Mourinho, failed to declare revenues from image rights in his tax declarations for 2011 and 2012.
The Portuguese accepted a one-year prison sentence for tax fraud, though he wouldn’t be going to jail. He exchanged his prison sentence for a fine.
Mourinho ceded his image rights to a series of companies located in tax havens and failed to declare 1.6 million Euros in 2011 and 1.7 million Euros in 2012.
The former Manchester United manager accepted a one-year prison sentence that was immediately commuted to a fine (182,500 Euros) and will pay an additional penalty of 1.98 million Euros.